How to build a pull-out bed under a platform floor

Pull-out Bed Under Platform

Guest bedrooms are nice to have, but they usually require a dedicated room that is then typically under-used. Here’s a great way to create a multipurpose room that can still accommodate your guests comfortably! There are a number of ways in which you can improve a room to maximize its use. But one should consider several factors in […]

How to build a wine bottle chandelier

DIY Wine Bottle Chandelier

If you celebrated the new year, chances are you have the materials to do this project sitting in your recycling bin! It’s a fun DIY lighting project that can remind you of the great time you had celebrating (or the pain the next morning), every time you flip the switch ;) Give your kitchen a […]

Cordwood Chicken Coop

Cordwood Chicken Coop

The housing for your chickens can be as simple or as fancy as your imagination and budget allow. The birds dictate the basic criteria. Do you want a chicken coop that will make every chook for miles around the green with envy? Here’s a great looking coop that will protect your chooks from predators and […]

Turn an old crib into a toddler bed

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On a regular basis, parents have to confront the daunting task of getting rid of growing children’s baby stuff. If we didnā€™t, weā€™d probably be buried alive, but letting go of outgrown toys and furniture can be both emotionally taxing and wasteful. Here’s a clever way to maximize the use of your child’s crib/cot as […]

How to make pebble mosaic stepping stones

Pebble Mosaic Stepping Stone

Ever wanted to have a pebble mosaic stepping stone in your garden? Mosaic stepping stones are a great addition to your backyard. They highlight the color of the greenery and are a wonderful way to personalize that beloved corner of your home. This beautiful collection of Jeffrey Bale’s stepping stones willĀ make you want to do […]

Turn an old door into a corner shelf

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Is thereĀ one small cornerĀ in your home that needs decorating? Take an old door and turn it into a corner shelf! This repurposing project is definitely a creative and clever idea for adding an eye-catching piece of display furniture in any room. Essentially, you won’t be taking up space sinceĀ corners aren’t commonly utilized for any purpose […]

French Armoire Sewing Cabinet

French Armoire Sewing Cabinet

Regularly working on different sewing projects but don’t have a dedicated work area? Then your sewing machine and other materials might simply be on your dining table until you’re done with your project. Or any place they are not supposed to be for that matter. If you’ve beenĀ thinking of ways to have a better sewing […]

How to build a milk jug igloo

Milk Jug Igloo

What a good idea for the kids to make use of all the plastic milk jugs we accumulate! This milk jug igloo is another kind of fort the little ones will enjoy. :) Plastic containers are among the most persistent – and prevalent – debris polluting our oceans and clogging landfills. In 2014, researchers estimated […]

Make a unique garden planter from an old towel!

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Creativity is such a broad concept, it’s difficult to define. Finding examples of creativity would be a much easier challenge. And when it comes to good housekeeping, creativity properly includes clever repurposing. For instance, here’s an interesting project made with an old bath towel. Take a look in the linen cupboard. Have you got a […]

Build a mini pet camper

DIY Mini Pet Camper

Want to take your pet dog with you on yourĀ outdoor adventures? If you usually travel by motorcycle, then you can build your dog a mini pet camper like this DIY-er’s project! This DIY teardrop dog trailer is aĀ great way to bring your furry friend with you for some outdoor fun (or for taking him/her to […]